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California ramps up efforts to cut emissions

...statement.Requirements stemming from California's landmark global warming law passed in 2006 have led to higher energy bills for residents and businesses, said Rob Lapsley, president of the California Business Roundtable and a member of Californians...
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Alaska editorial: Alaska schools need help with energy bills

...vehicles and school equipment. In Anchorage, steeper energy bills are taking a bite from the school budget as well. The...additional $1.4 million just to keep even with its energy bills. Compared with smaller districts, Anchorage can more...
In Kake, sun provides light at the end of the tunnel

...own solar panels because of the initial cost: They can't afford the installation while they're coping with pricey energy bills due to old electricity-sucking appliances and light bulbs, Davis said.At least one Kake resident has climbed on...
Number of ships transiting Arctic waters falls in 2014

...continue."Plouffe said he hopes that the focus on the Arctic can be expanded to concern for people affected by high energy bills in rural Alaska, for instance, and the safety of regional travel.
Alaska energy overview

Renewable energy is growing in Alaska, but Power Cost Equalization is still a utility's preferred way to shrink energy bills.Alaska's power producers met with Legislators, staff and the public Wednesday for a lunch learning session sponsored...
My Turn: Separation of Oil and State choose between paying for food, medical bills or energy bills. When a 75-year-old businessman who has invested...breaks down telling me about the $30,000 monthly energy bills he cannot pay, I get angry. Consider the time wasted...
Parnell signs Alaska energy bills

ANCHORAGE - Alaska now has an energy policy.
Alaska governor to sign energy bills

ANCHORAGE - Gov. Sean Parnell is set to sign legislation Wednesday spelling out an energy policy for Alaska.
House set to OK bills to speed oil, gas drilling

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Republican-controlled House is considering three energy bills aimed at speeding up drilling for oil and natural gas.One of the bills that are expected to win approval later Wednesday would...
Plan gives break on winter fuel bills

Doris St. Clair started seeing her energy bills increase in September. Now working in Juneau as a receptionist - after being unemployed for more than a year - St. Clair has...


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